Herpes simplex virus and risk of cervical cancer: a longitudinal, nested case-control study in the nordic countries.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


  • Matti Lehtinen
  • Pentti Koskela
  • Egil Jellum
  • Aini Bloigu
  • Tarja Anttila
  • Göran Hallmans
  • Tiina Luukkaala
  • Steinar Thoresen
  • Linda Youngman
  • Joakim Dillner
  • Matti Hakama
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology


  • Human: pathogenicity, Carcinoma: virology, Case-Control Studies, Cell Transformation, Herpesvirus 2, Adult, Aged, Carcinoma: epidemiology, Carcinoma: etiology, Female, Finland: epidemiology, Herpes Genitalis: complications, Cervix Neoplasms: etiology, Cervix Neoplasms: virology, Neoplastic, Cervix Neoplasms: epidemiology, Human, Longitudinal Studies, Middle Aged, Norway: epidemiology, Papillomavirus Infections: complications, Papillomavirus, Risk Factors, Smoking: adverse effects, Support, Non-U.S. Gov't, Sweden: epidemiology, Tumor Virus Infections: complications
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)687-692
JournalAmerican Journal of Epidemiology
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2002
Publication categoryResearch